Michael Ricketts, President of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) said it was welcome news that the Sports Development Foundation (SDF), is to fund the world-cup bound women’s team to the tune of in excess of US$150,000 (approx.J$20 million).

Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) president Michael Ricketts has called on Bayer Leverkusen star Leon Bailey and his agent Craig Butler to have some humility in their dealings with the organisation.

The Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) has expressed commiseration at the passing of Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, the owner of Leicester City Football Club and four others in a helicopter crash following the team's last fixture on Saturday.

President of the Jamaica Football Federation (JFF), Michael Ricketts, is appealing to corporate Jamaica, government and the Diaspora, for support for the Reggae Girls, who last week became the first women’s team from the Caribbean to qualify for the finals of the FIFA Women’s World Cup.

FIFA is to release funds for the Jamaica Football Federation’s proposed grassroots programme even as it hails the federation as a model for other federations to follow.

The Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) has plans to install a synthetic playing surface in every parish over the next decade as it embarks on a programme to improve the standard of football on the island.

The Jamaica Football Federation on Tuesday broke ground for a US$600-thousand synthetic playing surface on the grounds of the Captain Horace Burrell Centre of Excellence in Kingston.

 Jamaica’s Reggae Girlz are set to make their European debut when they play Nottingham Forest Ladies at the City Ground in Nottingham on October 28.

The Jamaica Football Federation is looking to unearth developing young talent in a new grassroots programme they expect to launch in the coming weeks.

Jamaica is to play two friendly internationals against Cuba with both matches earmarked for venues outside the capital city Kingston in early October.

Jamaica Football Federation (JFF) boss Michael Ricketts is confident the team has the depth to field two squads in friendly matches against Ecuador and Cayman Islands.

Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz are set to play a friendly international against Ecuador just two days before the start of the Nations League next month and the 2019 Gold Cup.

The Jamaica Football Federation has named an 18-man U23 squad set to play two internationals against St Vincent and the Grenadines later this month.

Further delays in the construction of the players’ hostel at the UWI/Horace Burrell Centre of Excellence on the Mona Campus is infuriating the president of the Jamaica Football Federation Michael Ricketts.

Michael Ricketts, President of the Jamaica Football Federation believes his women's football team will give a good account of itself and is hopeful the players will return with a medal from the CAC Games set for July 19 to August 3 in Colombia.

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